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Bubba Watson's 2nd Masters win
Two green jackets, Bubba Watson wins the Masters again.
Many people are celebrating the local sport stars success.
Channel Three's Amber Southard spoke to his former golf coach about the win.
Here at Tanglewood golf course is where Bubba Watson spent most of his days in high school now teachers and students are celebrating his victory."
Milton High School grad, Bubba Watson, has added another green jacket to his collection.
Winning the masters for a second time.
Coach Murry Rutledge remembers coaching Bubba in high school golf nearly 20 years ago.
Murry Rutledge "You don't coach Bubba. He'll tell you that. He don't take much coaching. I just made sure he got to all the matches on time."
He says Bubba was self taught at the sport and Coach Rutledge knew he was gifted, but never thought he'd win the masters.
"I didn't see him win the first one, but know that he has won the second one I think he could win five to be honest with you, The course just sets up for him."
Bubba has quickly become an inspiration to other Milton High School golfers.
Alec Riley "Seeing him win the first green jacket I just kind of shown me how kind of a small town boy can kind of really actually make big things."
Alec Riley is following in Bubba's steps, getting a golf scholarship to Faulkner State, Bubba's alma mater.
"People ask me if I'm the next Bubba we'll first of all I'm not left handed so that would definitely change it. Hopefully I can go some where else other then Georgia I'm not a Georgia fan sorry."
"Bubba isn't the only professional golfer from the area many other local professional golfers picture hang here in a local hall of fame at Tanglewood."
Milton High School was also where Boo Weekley and Heath Slocum attended.
"I don't know any high school that's had three guys got to the Masters and play at the same time much less win two Masters."
All three golf pro's are known for giving back to their hometown school.
Alec says he hopes one day he'll get to challenge Bubba here on the golf course. Reporting in Santa Rosa County Amber Southard Channel 3 News.